supported cards graphics
redchin at gmail.com
Thu Jun 28 12:45:28 PDT 2007
On 6/28/07, Andrew J. Barr <andrew.james.barr at gmail.com> wrote:
> "Instituto de Ingenieria Área de Sistemas Unix/Linux"
> <unix.iingen at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hello:
> > I'm going to buy an Intel QuadCore system and I would like to install
> > FreeBSD, I'm going to use it with graphic applications so I need it to
> > work well with 3D graphic acceleration cards.
> If you are going to buy an Intel system, I would recommend buying an
> Intel motherboard as well, or at least a motherboard with an Intel
> chipset, and get a 965G graphics chip with it. They are very nice and
> the driver support is second-to-none, and open source. As for FreeBSD,
> I believe one of the driver hackers, who also works for Intel, is part
> of the FreeBSD project.
> > In the Freebsd list people reply me by sending a link to the Freebsd
> > supported hardware web site, but there isn't any information about
> > graphic cards, so they tell me to check the Xorg site but i can't find
> > any information regarding supported cards.
> > Could anyone help me with this?
> > Thank you very much
> Andrew J. Barr
FreeBSD's agp device doesn't attach to the 965G so while xorg has
great support, it doesn't work.
i'll unhook my oily pink mini-kimono, you kill him in honolulu --
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